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Submitted on Saturday, 25th July 2015
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Laughing Buddha, Viewpark, Glasgow

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770 Old Edinburgh Road
Glasgow
G71 6LA
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David Ross left this review about The Laughing Buddha Bar and Restaurant

As the name suggests, the bar here is part of a larger complex which includes a Chinese Restaurant, although they are in separate sections of the building and accessed by different doors. The food odours don't even permeate into the bar, which is a large, square room with a pool table in one corner and a desk set up for a DJ in the other. It is, unfortunately, very run down looking and badly in need of refurbishment, which could also be said of most of the customers on the late Friday afternoon I called in. Apparently, the clientele changes at night into a much younger crowd and it can then get rather rowdy. It's suitably inexpensive, with Tennent's lager selling at £2.90 a pint and Guinness, Tennent's 60 Shilling and Strongbow cider also on draught. A video jukebox playing 60s and 70s pop music provided some welcome entertainment but, all in all, this is an unattractive place with little to recommend it. I can't, of course, comment on the Chinese restaurant as I wasn't in it.

On 29th July 2015 - rating: 3
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Map location corrected by David Ross
Bellshill, 1.44 miles, 27 min walk (show)
Uddingston, 1.72 miles, 33 min walk (show)
Bargeddie, 2.71 miles, 52 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for Laughing Buddha, Glasgow
3rd Aug 2015, 14:40
Request to remove pub from area Uddingston by Colin Walker approved
 
3rd Aug 2015, 08:06
Request to add pub to area Viewpark by Colin Walker approved

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